September 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

News

New grading system challenging school districts

LAKE AREA – It used to be students sweating report cards every six to nine weeks. Now school districts themselves are on the hot seat. District report cards were released last Friday. More...

United Way sets community drives for Sept. 22- 27

NEWARK – United Way is holding community drives during the Sept. 22 -27 Week of Caring. More...

Kokosing making it right

HEBRON – Village officials and Kelly/Westview residents delivered a loud and clear message to Kokosing Construction at last Wednesday’s council meeting. More...

Obituaries

John William Bobo, Jr.

A graveside service celebrating the life of John William Bobo, Jr. will be held at 2:00 p.m. More...

Kevin Lee Landis

Kevin Lee Landis, 44, of Baltimore, passed away September 14, 2014, at Grant Medical Center. Kevin was a 1988 graduate of Sheridan High School and earned his Bachelors of Electrical Engineering degree from DeVry University. More...

Shirley A. “Sam” Mauller

A funeral service celebrating the life of Shirley A. “Sam” Mauller, age 77, of Thornville, was held September 16, 2014, at Criss Wagner Hoskinson Funeral Home. Burial followed in Lutheran Cemetery. More...

Editorials & Letters

Time to get serious

It’s taken nearly four years, but Buckeye Lake Village Council’s Public Service Committee is supposed to discuss the failed street repaving project at 6 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 22, at the village office.. More...

Thanks from the Grand Marshal

Editor, I would like to thank the Millersport Lions Club for honoring me as the Grand Marshal for the 68th Annual Sweet Corn Festival Parade. When I received the letter announcing my selection, I couldn’t believe it. More...

Brindles aren’t all pit bulls

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Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of September 22. Hebron Elementary/ Jackson Intermediate Monday: Crispy chicken nuggets w/honey dipping sauce, potato rounds, and cherry swirl sorbet. More...

Police Report

A few police reports

Compiled from selected area police activity reports. Buckeye Lake • Sept. 5: A Union Avenue woman said she was afraid her brother was coming to her home to harm her. She said the brother threatened and spit on their sister. More...